August 5, 2019

                           MOTUEKA DISTRICT MUSEUM

                                                   with the assistance of...

June 25, 2018

Last week was National Volunteer Week a good opportunity to celebrate the varied and essential work volunteers carry out all over New Zealand. 

At Motueka Museum we depend on our volunteers in order to be open to the public. We have a dedicated, enthusiastic and wo...

October 15, 2017

 The builders have been busy and the steel bracing is now in place to ensure our building is as solid as it can be. They did discover that the foundations were actually in good condition despite the age of the building (1913) so that was good to know. The building work...

January 20, 2015

Get  your cameras out and at the ready. The museum is running a photographic competition/exhibition. The objective of the exercise is for the museum to build an archive of photographs showing visual impressions of Motueka and District in February 2015. It is intended f...

October 14, 2014

Well it's not exactly a "new" look but it is spruced up and looking great.  The moss is gone, gaps filled, a silicon coating put on to protect the bricks and the lettering (Motueka High School) now painted and stands out.

The scaffolding drew a lot of attention and made...

October 14, 2014

It is with sadness that we have to record the passing of one of the most stalwart supporters and workers for the Museum, the Historical Association, the Genealogy Society and the town of Motueka and the TDC.

We will miss the sharp intelligence, insights and great loyalt...

September 24, 2014

At long last our council have agreed to have our lovely old building given a scrub up.

Surrounded by scaffolding, she has been given a waterblasting  and looks one hundred percent better already. All the moss and lichen has gone.

The next step is to fill in holes and gap...

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